Burns & McDonnell Assistant Structural Designer - Transmission & Distribution (Denver) in Denver, Colorado
Burns & McDonnell’s office in Denver, CO, is looking for an Assistant Structural Designer to perform various phases of planning, site evaluations, analytical designs, report preparation, specifications, and preparation of proposal and construction documentation and structural plans as part of a project team. This position will work on various projects with a diverse portfolio of project types and clients.
The Assistant Civil/Pipeline Designer will work within our Transmission and Distribution (T&D) Global Practice to perform the following duties:
Perform detailed construction drawings for steel and reinforced concrete structures using structural specifications, engineering calculations, sketches, detailed drawings, and design information according to project standards and procedures.
Produce a full range of drawing production work including problem analysis, design layout and calculations on non-routine assignments of substantial variety and complexity.
Execute designs on a variety of projects pertaining to industrial, manufacturing, and other clients ranging from facility modifications to new facilities.
Perform 2D drafting and 3D modeling tasks. Design will be prepared using proper engineering standards and procedures.
Execute a variety of assignments using prescribed methods and standard techniques including drawing sequence and presentation, sizing various system components and refining rough sketches.
Execute rough designs or sketches and redlines or mark-ups on ongoing projects.
Prepare structural calculations. Interpret and apply design codes and specifications related to design requirements.
Design structural elements and details.
Complete and review design drawings within scope, budget and schedule.
Incorporate schedules, budgets and project criteria into structural design and layouts.
Organize and maintain all revisions of project drawings, plot files and project-related information in a logical and well-structured manner.
All other duties as assigned
Bachelor's degree in drafting technology or related field and two years related experience or associate's degree and three years related experience or four years progressive detailing and design experience.
Basic understanding of design software such as: AutoCAD, Civil 3D, MicroStation, and Excel to develop the design deliverables.
Basic knowledge in design, calculations and design systems.
Basic knowledge in the theory and practices of structural discipline; competent in the fundamental concepts of other disciplines as they relate to the assigned discipline; and capable of operating related discipline design software necessary to execute production tasks.
Ability to work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a multi-discipline project team environment to resolve design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills, and attention to detail.
The expected hourly range for this position is displayed in accordance with the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act. The final agreed upon compensation is based on a number of factors, including but not limited to: individual education, qualifications, prior work experience and work location. The total annual compensation package will consist of an hourly pay rate and eligibility to participate in our discretionary year-end incentive bonus program.
Our extensive benefits package takes care of you so that you can focus on doing great work. From insurance and disability to time off and wellness programs, we provide the tools to meet your needs. As part of being 100% employee-owned, eligible employees participate in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) in addition to our 401(k) retirement program. For more information, please visit the Benefits & Wellness page.
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-CO-Denver
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Req ID: 212389